Tyaja Durjana SamsargamBhaja Sadhu SamaagamamKuru Punyam AhoraatramSmara Nityam AnityataamRenounce the company of the wicked.Seek the company of the pious.Perform good actions day and night.Discriminate between the temporary and the permanent.
To understand the nature of God requires eligibility. Bhaagavatah Idam Bhagavatham - Bhagavatham speaks of God and His Divine sports. It is also said, Bhaagavataanaam Idam Bhagavatham - Bhagavatham describes the lives of devotees. Scholars have interpreted this scripture based on their individual outlooks. Truly, the Bhagavatham illustrates the intimate relation between God and His devotees. It is the bridge between the Lord and devotees. Four requisites are absolutely essential to understand and practice the message of the Bhagavatham.
Tyaja Durjana Samsargam
First, give up bad company. Bad company is not just bad people. Bad thoughts must also be abandoned. Feelings acquire form as actions. There should be ...
Jihvaagre Vartate Lakshmi. Jihvaagre Mitra Baandhavaha.Jihvaagre Bandhana Praapti. Jihvaagre Maranam Dhruvam.Lakshmi, resides on the tip of the tongue. By the tongue are determined friends and relatives.The tongue can be the cause of bondage. The tongue can also lead to death.
With one’s speech, one can win kingdoms, wealth, and friends. One can develop relationships and even invite death with one’s speech. Words are crucial for profit and loss, repute and disrepute, joy and sorrow. When words are good, the result is good. Bad words produce bad results. Every man should discriminate between good and bad words, control his speech and use only appropriate words.
Dharma Eva Yato Moolam, Dharma Eva MahaatgunamDharma and justice are the foundations of the universe.
There is no foundation or virtue greater than dharma. The one who defined, practiced, and propagated dharma for the good of humanity was Emperor Manu. He had two sons. The first was Uttaa...
Etti Vidyalu Jagatini Eruganatti Pakshi Jaatulu Pashuvulu
Pramamaina Niyamamunu Booni Jeevincha Nerchiyunda,
Telivi Galigina Manujunaku Ee Telivi Lede!
Although devoid of knowledge or education, birds and beasts
Learn to live in accordance with the Divine Law.
But man, despite his intelligence, does not have this sense!
To take care of the body is our prime responsibility. An unhealthy body is a burden. A healthy body promotes healthy thoughts. An unsound mind cannot entertain sacred and elevating thoughts. Thus ancient people considered health as wealth and paid attention to the upkeep of the body. Even in the modern age, people have evolved various systems to ensure good health. The Romans and Greeks saw the body as a representation of the cosmos and worshipped it.
The body and the Indweller
The organs of the body cannot work or even exist, independently. Their unity alone allows the body to be complete and to per...